Hi. I'm not related to this family.Not sure, but this might be John & wife on a ship's list, except her name is Fanny, not Amy:
New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 about John Akitt Sisson Name: John Akitt Sisson Arrival Date: 1 Jun 1936 Birth Date: abt 1879 Birth Location: England Birth Location Other: Bowness Age: 57 Gender: Male Ethnicity/ Nationality: English Place of Origin: England Port of Departure: Southampton, England Port of Arrival: New York, New York Port Arrival State: New York Port Arrival Country: United States Ship Name: Queen Mary --John Akitt Sissonage 57b. 1879 England; Cafe Proprietor; last perm res-Formby, England --Fanny Sissonage 51b. England; Housewife; same
Here they are in 1911:
1911 England Census about John Akitt Sisson Name: John Akitt Sisson Age in 1911: 34 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1877 Relation to Head: Head Gender: Male Birth Place: Bowness, Westmorland, England Civil parish: Southport County/Island: Lancashire Country: England Street Address: 31 Chapel St Southport Marital Status: Married Occupation: Confectioner & Cafe Proprietor Registration district: Ormskirk Registration District Number: 457 Sub-registration district: North Meols ED, institution, or vessel: 18 Piece: 22884 Household Members: Name Age John Akitt Sisson 34b. 1877 Bowness, Westmorland; Confectioner & Cafe Proprietor, Employer Fanny Sisson 33 -wife- b. 1878 Heysham, Lanc. Elizabeth Geldart 47 -sister in law-widow- b. 1864 Heysham, Lanc Katherine Kelly 21 -servant- cook Lucy Howard 20 -servant- kitchen Jean Balmer 24 -servant- waitress Mary Simpson 28 -assistant- confectioner Agnes Jane Thompson 26 -assistant- same Elizabeth Alderson 18 -assistant- same Elizabeth Thompson 15 -assistant- same
According to this marriage record, John's wife's name was Fanny Thompson:
England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915 about John Akitt Sisson Name: John Akitt Sisson Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1905 Registration district: Kendal Inferred County: Westmorland Volume Number: 10b Page Number: 1295 Name: Fanny Thompson Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1905 Registration district: Kendal Inferred County: Westmorland Volume Number: 10b Page Number: 1295
According to a probate record, John died in 1942:
England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about John Akitt Sisson Name: John Akitt Sisson Probate Date: 18 Sep 1942 Death Date: 10 Mar 1942 Death Place: Lancashire, England Registry: Manchester, England --John Akitt Sisson of Gorsefield Victoria-road Freshfield Lancashire died 10 March 1942 at The Mayfair Hotel Berkeley-street Westminster Probate Manchester 18 September to Fanny Sisson widow. Effects 9000 17s 10d.